'...an epic, panoramic, historic tour-de force
...here is an author who knows how to craft an historical drama in prose as clear and cascading as an Irish mountain stream.' - John Hagan, Irish Scene
'Where Fortune Lies is Mary-Anne O'Connor's latest critically acclaimed novel which explores the wild frontier days in Australia's High Country.
Danger, betrayal, passion and adventure abound as fortunes are gambled...and bushrangers prey where the wild horses roam.'
'...historical escapism in epic, sweeping form,'
- Sunday Telegraph
'...a rollicking yarn filled with superb scenic descriptions. Made my heart sing.'
- Victoria, Suburban Nerves